We are very pleased to be part of AmCham and are looking forward to driving innovation forward in Latvia.
Mikko Fernström, General Manager, Biogen Latvia
AmCham, together with the U.S. Embassy and the Civic Alliance of Latvia, is pleased to announce the 3rd Annual Human Development Award to honor inspirational people, businesses, and non-profit organizations which promote human development and prosperity in Latvia to be held in the first half of 2016.
The program will kick-off on January 11, 2016 with a call for nominations in four categories including Social Responsibility; Outstanding commitment to Education; Exemplary Contribution to Health and Well-Being and The Future of Latvia. On April 15, 2016 the program will conclude with the Award Ceremony and a high profile black tie Gala Dinner highlighting the winners.
President of Latvia, HE Raimonds Vējonis has become the Patron of the Human Development Award in Latvia 2016. According to the President, "The Human Development Award covers many relevant long-term development areas for Latvia, while each nomination highlights significant work to the benefit of community by a person, company, or organization". The purpose of the Human Development Award is to promote human development, prosperity, and the well-being of Latvia's people. Nominations will be accepted in 4 categories: Social Responsibility, Outstanding Commitment to Education, Exemplary Contribution to Health and Well-Being and the Future of Latvia.
More information about the award is available: www.humandevelopment.lv or www.cilvekaizaugsme.lv.
We joined AmCham as a community of shared values to expand our access to global competencies and to foster the quality of the health ecosystem.
Agrita Kiopa, Vice Rector for Science, Riga Stradins University